Digital Humanities

Authors of 'Digital_Humanities': Printed Books Are Vital
June 16, 2014

The five of us writing for an audience of academic humanists and publishing our thoughts in book form is somehow “ironic,” but posting a Web diatribe about a printed object is not?

It's the End of the Humanities as We Know It
And I feel fine
June 13, 2014

A sense of crisis, ongoing paranoia—this is just part of what it means to be a humanist. 

In the Near Future, Only Very Wealthy Colleges Will Have English Departments
Adapt (not publish) or perish
June 08, 2014

The change isn’t necessarily an evil to be decried.

The Immense Promise of the Digital Humanities
The book as technology
May 12, 2014

The book is not the opposite of technology—it is technology.

Technology Is Taking Over English Departments
The false promise of the digital humanities
May 02, 2014

Humanists should critique the digital humanities, not embrace it, unless they want to sell their birthright for a mess of apps. 

Inside Emily Dickinson's Revealing Lost Papers
March 21, 2014

Every transcription of handwriting into print misses something. With Dickinson's manuscripts, transcriptions miss a whole lot.